Category Archives: sweaters

the big projects

Time for a new sweater…

So at the end of October, armed with me and Kara’s Stitches passes from the Rhinebeck Rav party, my friend Sandy and I drove up to Hartford for yet more yarn shopping. It turns out I don’t get tired of … Continue reading

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Away too long…

August was an absolutely crazy month in my house. Both of my roommates moved out, two new roommates moved in, and in the middle of all of that was one roommate’s wedding and another’s qualifying exam. We encountered bats in … Continue reading

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Knitting progress

I’ve been mostly knitting on my cardigan this week, though I hope to play with the loom again soon. These are the socks I started traveling back to CT last week. Started is the operative word And here’s my progress … Continue reading

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Adventures in steeking

So I recently steeked my first sweater, and am insanely proud of it. It all started about a year ago, when another Raveler sent me a message asking if I wanted to trade some of my extra 4ply cotton (9 … Continue reading

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Progress Report

I’ve spent a lot of time working on my tri-colored scarf, since I’m using a friend’s needles. I find that I get burned out on it fairly quickly, however, since having to constantly stop and turn the needles agitates me … Continue reading

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A WIP Par-tay!

My intended for my clover lace wrap – Rowan 4 ply cotton in midnight. It’s so yummy! I’ve swatched and I have my needles; I’ve just been working on other stuff the past few days, hoping to get some wear … Continue reading

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FO on Parade!

My first sweater, which I finished up the other night. I’m still not crazy about how the arms attached, but it looked great on me and wore comfortably, so I can’t really complain too much. I used the set-in sleeve … Continue reading

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